User Experience Design for Fintech in Africa

YUX is a Human Centered Design company based in Senegal. After quite a few digital finance projects undertaken around the African continent in 2018, we wanted to share with you the main insights we have seen designing and testing fintech apps in Africa. UX, UI and Design.


UX design for Agriculture in Africa : case study from Zambia

This article summarizes the YUX human centered design approach, and the findings that can guide the design of digital services for agriculture by financial providers and fintechs that cater to similar markets in Africa.

Touki – UX design of a tourism app

Touki Saint-Louis, une application pour découvrir le patrimoine historique de Saint-Louis en se baladant dans rues

We were recently contacted by Entre’Vue, an association whose mission is to protect and promote the historical heritage of Saint-Louis, Senegal. The association is known for organising the “Histoires Partagées Festival” (Shared Stories Festival) and the open door days in the city’s landmarks. They wanted us to imagine digital tools that could help them protect … Continue reading Touki – UX design of a tourism app

5 reasons you should adopt “Design Thinking”

YUX Dakar Senegal Post-its for Design Thinking Workshop

Have you been curious to learn more about “design”? Does your team lack creativity? Are you worried about your competition? Or are you simply wondering how to better understand your clients? Well, this article about Design Thinking is for you. Design Thinking workshops, sometimes called “design sprints”, are often the easiest way to start making … Continue reading 5 reasons you should adopt “Design Thinking”

20 Tips pour mener un entretien UX de qualité !

En tant qu’agence spécialisée en Human Centered Design, cela fait partie de notre coeur de métier à YUX et nous tenions à vous partager, quelques conseils sur l’organisation et la posture à adopter pour ces entretiens :

How to conduct an ethnographic study before launching your app ? Street vendors case study

Our goal in sharing freely the results of this Human Centered Design study is to initiate a thinking on the development of innovations adapted to street sellers. In a more general initiative, we also want to share our methodologies so that a maximum of startups may use them in their respective fields.

Iconathon Dakar: create icons representing Africa

Saturday, April 8th took place in Dakar the first iconathon of the country and likely of Africa. Let’s go back on this unique designer’s event held by YUX Dakar in partnership with Kombosa Studio and Deck, whose aim was to initiate the design of African icons!

Comment générer des idées d’applications à partir d’une étude de terrain ? (marchands ambulants 3ème partie)

Dans notre second article nous avons vu comment créer son guide d’entretien, réaliser ses interviews, les analyser et restituer ses résultats sous formes de personas et experience map. Voyons maintenant comment générer des idées d’applications à partir de ces résultats. 9) CATEGORISATION DES PROBLEMES RENCONTRES Afin de pouvoir ensuite embrayer sur des idées de solutions, … Continue reading Comment générer des idées d’applications à partir d’une étude de terrain ? (marchands ambulants 3ème partie)